Tag Archives: Hope

Shochikubai: Three Friends of Winter

SHO —         CHIKU —         and BAI —         We all get by with a little help from our friends — and since ancient times each of these “three friends … Continue reading

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Let There Be Light —

There is nothing to be found, even if I search. There is nothing to do but to warm myself on my own. There is nothing to do but to burn my own body and light the place around me. Jukichi … Continue reading

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What Doesn’t Kill Me Makes Me Strong…

We’ve all heard this mantram, probably had it quoted at us, maybe even quoted it to others. When it’s us who’s suffering, it often feels like cold comfort; but now a MIND column by Benedict Carey,  On Road to Recovery, … Continue reading

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